The table below looks at the statistics for PRINCE2 skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PRINCE2 over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
PRINCE 2
Rank 31 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing PRINCE2 516 585 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 5.41% 6.36% 5.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.02% 8.53% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 326 343 315
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £543 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 5
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -11.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.10 £26.98 £22.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £26.98 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -18.03%
PRINCE2
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7350 6861 6112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 77.10% 74.60% 72.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 4415 3767 3293
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 250 270
Average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.82 £13.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

PRINCE2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

PRINCE2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PRINCE2 Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

PRINCE2
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PRINCE2 across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

PRINCE2 Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

PRINCE2
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PRINCE2 within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire -9 127 £425 +4.61% 24
Hampshire +12 122 £400 -11.11% 17
Surrey -4 85 £428 +0.58% 13
Buckinghamshire -7 84 £425 +8.97% 9
Oxfordshire -20 30 £375 +2.56% 9
West Sussex -10 26 £429 +33.98% 8
East Sussex -4 20 £420 +15.86% 4
Kent -12 6 £300 -20.00% 3
Middlesex -13 3 £400 -16.57%
Sussex 0 2 - -
M4 Corridor - 2 £330 -
PRINCE2
England

PRINCE2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2.

1 610 (58.94%) Project Management
2 310 (29.95%) Finance
3 250 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 243 (23.48%) ITIL
5 237 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
6 181 (17.49%) MS Project
7 177 (17.10%) Microsoft
8 161 (15.56%) PMI Certification
9 147 (14.20%) MS Office
10 139 (13.43%) Security Cleared
11 136 (13.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 128 (12.37%) Telecoms
13 123 (11.88%) MS Excel
14 121 (11.69%) PMP
14 121 (11.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 102 (9.86%) SC Cleared
15 102 (9.86%) Migration
16 101 (9.76%) Change Management
17 86 (8.31%) Windows
18 83 (8.02%) Waterfall
19 80 (7.73%) Risk Management
19 80 (7.73%) Programme Management
19 80 (7.73%) Degree
20 72 (6.96%) Oracle
20 72 (6.96%) PMI
21 69 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
21 69 (6.67%) Data Centre
22 68 (6.57%) Change Control
23 67 (6.47%) Project Planning
24 62 (5.99%) QA

PRINCE2
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing PRINCE2 also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited PRINCE2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 61 (5.89%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.74%) CMS
3 8 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (0.68%) Lync
4 7 (0.68%) WebSphere
5 6 (0.58%) Tomcat
5 6 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (0.48%) WordPress
7 4 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.39%) GlassFish
7 4 (0.39%) Apache
7 4 (0.39%) MS Exchange
8 3 (0.29%) Documentum
8 3 (0.29%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.19%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.19%) IIS
10 1 (0.097%) JBoss
10 1 (0.097%) SAS
10 1 (0.097%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.097%) Moodle
Applications
1 181 (17.49%) MS Project
2 147 (14.20%) MS Office
3 123 (11.88%) MS Excel
4 47 (4.54%) MS Visio
5 46 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.58%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.19%) Maya
Business Applications
1 16 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (0.77%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.29%) assyst
5 3 (0.29%) Primavera
5 3 (0.29%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.29%) SAP IS-U
5 3 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.19%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.19%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.097%) Maximo
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle Payroll
7 1 (0.097%) RMDS
7 1 (0.097%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.097%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.87%) SaaS
2 5 (0.48%) Office 365
3 2 (0.19%) IaaS
3 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.097%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.097%) SmartFocus
4 1 (0.097%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 33 (3.19%) WAN
2 31 (3.00%) LAN
3 27 (2.61%) Firewall
4 18 (1.74%) Internet
4 18 (1.74%) VPN
5 17 (1.64%) TCP/IP
6 16 (1.55%) Radio Access Network
7 12 (1.16%) SAN
7 12 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (0.97%) VoIP
8 10 (0.97%) SSL
9 9 (0.87%) Intranet
9 9 (0.87%) 3G
10 8 (0.77%) Network Security
10 8 (0.77%) Unified Communications
10 8 (0.77%) 4G
11 7 (0.68%) Wireless
12 6 (0.58%) IP Telephony
13 5 (0.48%) Broadband
14 4 (0.39%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (2.71%) SQL Server
2 18 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (0.87%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (0.87%) Oracle Database
4 8 (0.77%) Oracle Database 12c
4 8 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (0.58%) Big Data
5 6 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (0.48%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.29%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.29%) DataStage
7 3 (0.29%) OLAP
7 3 (0.29%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 2 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.19%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (0.29%) JIRA
2 2 (0.19%) RequisitePro
2 2 (0.19%) CaliberRM
2 2 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.097%) Yeoman
3 1 (0.097%) JUnit
3 1 (0.097%) TestNG
3 1 (0.097%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.097%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.097%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.097%) JMeter
3 1 (0.097%) Maven
3 1 (0.097%) Selenium
General
1 310 (29.95%) Finance
2 128 (12.37%) Telecoms
3 38 (3.67%) Manufacturing
3 38 (3.67%) Retail
4 32 (3.09%) Banking
5 30 (2.90%) Marketing
6 21 (2.03%) Billing
6 21 (2.03%) Publishing
7 15 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (1.45%) Electronics
8 13 (1.26%) Automotive
9 11 (1.06%) Legal
10 7 (0.68%) German Language
10 7 (0.68%) Spanish Language
11 5 (0.48%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (0.39%) Local Government
12 4 (0.39%) Back Office
12 4 (0.39%) Military
13 3 (0.29%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 618 (59.71%) Project Manager
2 101 (9.76%) Analyst
3 58 (5.60%) Business Analyst
3 58 (5.60%) Infrastructure Manager
4 57 (5.51%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 46 (4.44%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 45 (4.35%) Programme Manager
7 44 (4.25%) Coordinator
8 42 (4.06%) Senior Manager
9 40 (3.86%) Senior Project Manager
10 37 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
11 35 (3.38%) Technical Manager
12 31 (3.00%) Project Coordinator
13 29 (2.80%) Technical Project Manager
14 28 (2.71%) Delivery Manager
14 28 (2.71%) Agile Project Manager
15 26 (2.51%) Business Manager
15 26 (2.51%) Consultant
16 21 (2.03%) Service Manager
17 19 (1.84%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (0.97%) .NET
2 8 (0.77%) HTML
3 5 (0.48%) HTML5
3 5 (0.48%) Application Packaging
3 5 (0.48%) XML
4 4 (0.39%) SAML
4 4 (0.39%) Middleware
5 3 (0.29%) JSF
5 3 (0.29%) CSS
6 2 (0.19%) Flash
6 2 (0.19%) SAP XI
7 1 (0.097%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.097%) Java EE
7 1 (0.097%) jQuery
7 1 (0.097%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.097%) Rendezvous
7 1 (0.097%) Web Services
7 1 (0.097%) J2EE
7 1 (0.097%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 72 (6.96%) PMI
2 69 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 29 (2.80%) Management Information System
4 25 (2.42%) NHS
5 11 (1.06%) DTV
5 11 (1.06%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 9 (0.87%) Economics
8 8 (0.77%) Freedom of Information
8 8 (0.77%) Data Integration
8 8 (0.77%) Mobile App
9 7 (0.68%) User Experience
9 7 (0.68%) Smart Meter
9 7 (0.68%) Life Science
10 6 (0.58%) PKI
10 6 (0.58%) Social Media
10 6 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (0.48%) Statistics
12 4 (0.39%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 86 (8.31%) Windows
2 24 (2.32%) Linux
3 19 (1.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (1.64%) UNIX
5 13 (1.26%) Windows 7
6 9 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
6 9 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.48%) Windows 8
7 5 (0.48%) AIX
8 4 (0.39%) Solaris
8 4 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.29%) Android
9 3 (0.29%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.29%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.097%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (0.097%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 610 (58.94%) Project Management
2 250 (24.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 243 (23.48%) ITIL
4 237 (22.90%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (9.86%) Migration
6 101 (9.76%) Change Management
7 83 (8.02%) Waterfall
8 80 (7.73%) Risk Management
8 80 (7.73%) Programme Management
9 68 (6.57%) Change Control
10 67 (6.47%) Project Planning
11 62 (5.99%) Service Management
12 60 (5.80%) Business Intelligence
13 52 (5.02%) Scrum
14 51 (4.93%) CRM
14 51 (4.93%) Service Delivery
15 50 (4.83%) PRINCE
16 36 (3.48%) Supplier Management
17 35 (3.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 35 (3.38%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 45 (4.35%) SQL
2 33 (3.19%) C
3 14 (1.35%) Java
4 10 (0.97%) PHP
5 5 (0.48%) JavaScript
6 4 (0.39%) Perl
6 4 (0.39%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.39%) PL/SQL
7 3 (0.29%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.29%) C#
8 1 (0.097%) C++
8 1 (0.097%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 161 (15.56%) PMI Certification
2 139 (13.43%) Security Cleared
3 136 (13.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 121 (11.69%) PMP
4 121 (11.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 102 (9.86%) SC Cleared
6 80 (7.73%) Degree
7 40 (3.86%) DV Cleared
8 33 (3.19%) ISEB
9 32 (3.09%) APMP
10 31 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (1.64%) CISSP
12 14 (1.35%) CISM
13 12 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 11 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.77%) HND
15 8 (0.77%) CRISC
16 7 (0.68%) CCNA
17 6 (0.58%) HNC
17 6 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (5.99%) QA
2 30 (2.90%) SLA
3 18 (1.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 15 (1.45%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.87%) P3O
7 7 (0.68%) PMBOK
7 7 (0.68%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.29%) COBIT
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 9000
8 3 (0.29%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.19%) GAMP
9 2 (0.19%) BS15000
9 2 (0.19%) BS7799
10 1 (0.097%) GMP
10 1 (0.097%) GxP
10 1 (0.097%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.097%) Solvency II
System Software
1 34 (3.29%) Active Directory
2 15 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.48%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.39%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.39%) Shibboleth
4 4 (0.39%) BitLocker
5 2 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.097%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.097%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (0.97%) SCCM
2 5 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.19%) OVSD
3 2 (0.19%) Nessus
4 1 (0.097%) SCOM
4 1 (0.097%) OpenView
4 1 (0.097%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.097%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.097%) Netcool
4 1 (0.097%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.097%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 177 (17.10%) Microsoft
2 72 (6.96%) Oracle
3 54 (5.22%) SAP
4 35 (3.38%) Cisco
5 31 (3.00%) VMware
6 27 (2.61%) HP
7 22 (2.13%) Citrix
8 15 (1.45%) CheckPoint
8 15 (1.45%) Cognos
9 10 (0.97%) Ericsson
10 9 (0.87%) Juniper
10 9 (0.87%) Remedy
11 8 (0.77%) Amdocs
11 8 (0.77%) NetApp
12 6 (0.58%) EMC
12 6 (0.58%) IBM
12 6 (0.58%) Google
12 6 (0.58%) Sitecore
13 5 (0.48%) Planview
13 5 (0.48%) Facebook
Brighton, East Sussex
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £439.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: On Application
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: From £400 to £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £125 - £150 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £400 - £440 Per Day
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
CPS Group
Rate: £500 - 550 per day + expenses
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Salt
Rate: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £490 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
ComputAppoint
Rate: £480 - £530 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £550 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £0.00 - £55.00 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Milton Keynes
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago